Mantez build ship in a bottle

$245.00

Mantez build ship in a bottle

1 in stock

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Description

Description

8.5 inch pint bottle with a Mexican Ship tri masted built by renown Ship in bottle artist Mantez
Antone “Tony” Mantez, of Fall River, Massachusetts, is 89 years old and he has been putting things inside bottles for 50+ years. He became fascinated with this craft while serving overseas during World War 2. In 1955 began building his first models. This is circa 1960, Hand carved model
You can read more about this guy here
http://www.folkartinbottles.com/artists/artists-i-r/45-antone-tony-mantez
Condition very Good